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CSR Communications: Sometimes silence speaks the best
When it comes to good business decisions, timing is everything. But did you know that also applies to communication around your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) initiatives?
Don’t spend a CSR Penny: (until you do this)
You’ve done your homework and decided that it’s time for your company to start integrating Corporate Social Responsibility into your business strategy.
But, be careful or you will simply waste time, money and resources.
Nine CSR Skills- What you need and why
Beyond the basic skills you’ll need to succeed in just about any field these days, these are specific skills that I’ve found to be the most important to those who want to really be effective and make a difference.
CSR is About More Than Donating to Charity
CSR is about strategy. It is about creating value and impact. And doing it efficiently. Whether you are creating social value or business value, you want the most value and impact possible for any set of inputs – efficiency is important.
Being Authentic with Corporate Social Responsibility
When a business makes the decision to integrate Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) into its strategy, the most important thing it can do is to be authentic, open — and completely transparent — with its approach.
Know your Why: Five Steps to Managing CSR for Value
If your business is going to spend money on CSR and Social Value it must understand why it is doing it, and how that supports business value.
Middle East CSR: Zakat, Sadaqah and Ownership Structure
Many traditional, family owned businesses in the Middle East are taking on external investors and partners and many are experiencing tension and conflict around Corporate Social Responsibility strategy and implementation.
CSR in the Middle East & North Africa
I was recently interviewed on CSR in the Middle East and North Africa and thought my responses might be interesting for some. This is the transcribed interview.